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  • The bold new hitch rack with unique arc design for easier bike loading and carrying performance
  • Hide-away, heavy-duty NEW integrated cable lock allows you to lock the bikes to the rack and stores inside the hitch rack when not in use
  • Increased mast height for improved ground clearance
  • New Hold Fast Cradles™ cushion bike and provide maximum bike security
  • Anti-Sway Cages helps reduce bike-to-bike contact
  • New and improved Hitch Switch™ folds arms down when not in use and tilts carrier away from vehicle for trunk, hatch or tailgate access
  • Integrated handle for easy carrying and handling
  • 5 bike (9030XT) fits 2″/50mm receivers
  • 4 bike (9029XT) fits 1¼”/30mm and 2″/50mm receivers
  • 2 bike (9028XT) fits 1¼”/30mm and 2″/50mm receivers
  • For use on a 40mm receiver please use part number (9028XT-40, 2 bike RRP $489.00) and (9029XT-40, 4 bike RRP $579.00)
  • Snug-Tite receiver lock (STL2, sold separately, RRP $119.00) virtually eliminates hitch rack movement in receiver and locks the hitch rack to the vehicle
  • 63 kg rating
  • “Not recommended for Carbon Frame Bikes.  Please use a “Platform style” bike carrier instead”.

Thule 9029XT-40 Vertex Hitchmount Tilt Bike Carrier

  • This new hitch rack's unique arc design makes it easier to load and unload, provides better ground clearance and gives you greater distance between your bikes for easy transport. 


    Load Capacity Bikes 4
    Light Board 976 recommended yes
    Fits 30mm receivers yes
    Fits 50mm receivers yes
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